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  • Martin shows at Fair Kylee Martin shows at Fair DES MOINES -- Kylee Martin of Centerville showed the Champion Buck in the FFA Meat Goat Show judged Thursday at the 2013 Iowa State Fair. 4-H Market Beef Show DES MOINES -- Tori Freeman, of Allerton, exhibited the Reserv

    August 27, 2013

  • Hoover Hill represents well at Iowa State Fair Lowline Show DES MOINES -- Hoover Hill Lowlines, of Centerville brought home many awards from the Lowline Cattle Show Aug. 15 at the 2013 Iowa State Fair. Results for Hoover Hill Lowlines, of Centerville: PB% Junior Heifer Calf -- Jan. 1 - Feb. 28, 2013 1) Hoover

    August 26, 2013

  • 082313 FFA at Fair Photo Centerville volunteers at Iowa State Fair The Centerville FFA Chapter volunteered at Little Hands on the Farm on Aug. 9 at the Paul R. Knapp Animal Learning Center at the Iowa State Fair. Little Hands on the Farm teaches children in a fun way with a hands-on exhibit that shows importance of

    August 23, 2013 1 Photo

  • Local Iowa farmers, families recognized ANKENY — Iowa soybean farmers were well represented today at the second annual Iowa Farm Environmental Leader Award ceremony at the Iowa State Fair. Sixty-two Iowa farmers and farm families — more than two-thirds were Iowa Soybean Association member

    August 20, 2013

  • Funds for water quality practices DES MOINES - Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey announced today that cost share funds are available to help farmers install nutrient reduction practices. The initial practices that are prioritized for funding this fall are cover crops, no-til

    August 9, 2013

  • 080913 SWC Poster Winners Photo The 2013 Soil and Water Conservation poster winners The 2013 Soil and Water Conservation poster contest was held at the Appanoose County Soil and Water Conservation Office. This year's theme was "Where Does Your Water Shed." Students from Seymour Community Schools participated and the winners in Divis

    August 9, 2013 1 Photo

  • Centerville FFA receives $700 grant Centerville FFA received a $700 "Working Here Fund" grant to support its "Aggies are Readers" program this fall. The grant is provided through Farm Credit Services of America's "Working Here Fund." The grant will enable a classroom set of two book ti

    August 9, 2013

  • 080913 SWCD Photo 5 SWCD scholarship winners The Appanoose County Soil and Water Conservation District commissioners awarded a total of five, $500 scholarships for the 2013-2014 school year. The students are Mandalyn Martin, Kalen Martsching, Kyle Neher, Madison Probasco and Shelby Thamke.

    August 9, 2013 5 Photos

  • 080613 ACFB Meeting Photo McMurry is guest speaker Enfys McMurry, of Corydon, born in Wales, a well-known local educator, historian, author and public speaker, was the guest speaker at the 2013 Appanoose County Farm Bureau annual meeting attended by 85 people July 30 at the Faith United Methodist Chu

    August 6, 2013 1 Photo

  • 4-H culinary challenge 4-H culinary challenge AMES - The burners are running on high as teams are announced for the 2013 Cook This! Culinary Challenge. Twenty-eight teams from across the state will compete at three age levels (junior, intermediate and senior) to show that

    July 24, 2013

  • 071813 IFB Trip Photo IFB members visit Chicago Board of Trade WEST DES MOINES - A group of 50 Iowa Farm Bureau members left their fields this week and visited the trading floor as they traveled to the Windy City on an Iowa Farm Bureau Federation-sponsored marketer's trip to view in person the trading of the com

    July 18, 2013 1 Photo

  • Moravia man joins the American Angus Association Donald E. West, of Moravia, is a new member of the American Angus Association, reports Bryce Schumann, CEO of the national breed organization headquartered in Saint Joseph, Mo. The American Angus Association, with nearly 25,000 active adult and junio

    July 4, 2013

  • Franklin Farmhands May minutes The Franklin Farmhands were called to order by Cendra Sebolt on Wednesday, May 29 at the Franklin Township Hall. The pledge to the American flag was led by Colton McGill. The clothing event for the Appanoose County fair will be July 9 at the fairgr

    June 23, 2013

  • 061413 FFA Donation FFA donates to Oklahoma chapters The Centerville FFA officers went into quick action when they heard about the tornadoes in Oklahoma. With some research, the Centerville FFA officer team got into contact with the Oklahoma State FFA officers and was able to get a list of items the El

    June 14, 2013 1 Photo

  • Higher soil rental rates being used for CRP DES MOINES -- John R. Whitaker, state executive director for USDA's Iowa Farm Service Agency, announced that new soil rental rates are now being used for the Farm Service Agency's Conservation Reserve Program. Maximum CRP rental rates are calculated

    June 14, 2013

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The Iowegian wants readers to think about the solicitation ordinance that will prevent groups or individuals from entering a roadway to solicit money. The Centerville City Council in June by a 5-0 vote passed the first reading of just such an ordinance. Public pressure and during a subsequent special meeting, the council voted 3-2 to table the ordinance. A second special meeting to discuss the solicitation ordinance is scheduled for 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 7 at City Hall. So, the question of the week is, "Do you or do you not support the ordinance to prevent solicitation of funds in city streets?"

A. I support the ordinance
B. I do not support the ordinance
C. Not sure
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